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Virginia Military Institute -- Scrapbooks

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 58 Collections and/or Records:

Francis R. Torrington scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0311
Scope and Contents Scrapbook (5 pages, probably fragment) compiled by Cadet Francis R. Torrington, VMI Class of 1940. Includes VMI memorabilia and snapshots.

Franklin H. Dewey Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0463
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet Franklin H. Dewey, Class of 1929, covering the period 1926-1929. It contains candid photographs of cadet life in the 1920's, classmates, buildings, athletics; and memorabilia such as programs, clippings, and misc. documents.

Fred F. Finklehoffe collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0230
Scope and Contents The Fred F. Finklehoffe collection contains the manuscript of an early version of the play "Brother Rat" ("When the Roll is Called"), which was submitted to VMI Professor of English Raymond E. Dixon by Finklehoffe and John Monks, Jr. The collection also includes screenplays, clippings, and scrapbooks from Mr. Finklehoffe's cadetship and career.

Frederick M. Moyer scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0138
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one scrapbook compiled by Frederick M. Moyer. The scrapbook contains clippings, photographs, letters, and other mementos, most concerning his VMI wrestling career.

George D. Hanger scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0264
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet George D. Hanger during his cadetship, 1924-1928. Includes photographs, programs, and other VMI mementos.

George L. H. Cooper papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0197
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 2 items. 1. VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet George Cooper. Included are photographs, athletic and dance programs, clippings, and other mementos collected by Cooper during his cadetship, 1928-1932. 2. Typescript memoirs, approximately 325 pages, detailing Cooper's Marine Corps Service in the Pacific Theater during World War II. He served with the 2d Combat Engineer Battalion, 2d Marine Division.

Gordon Hammond scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: Ms-0434
Scope and Contents Scrapbook compiled by Cadet Gordon Hammond, VMI Class of 1919, covering the academic year 1915-1916. Included are snapshots, dance programs, clippings, and other VMI memorabilia. Topics of the photographs include his classmates and friends, cadet life, athletics, and VMI buildings.

Harold Nunnamaker cadet scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0258
Scope and Contents Fragment of a VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet Harold Nunnamaker. Includes photos of camp, buildings, cadet life; misc. clippings; one item concerning the Yorktown sesquicentennial celebration in 1931.

Hugh B. Rice scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0139
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one VMI scrapbook compiled by Hugh B. Rice. The scrapbook contains photographs (including ROTC cavalry unit), programs, playbills, and other VMI memorabilia.

J. Frank East cadet scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0196
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet J. Frank East, documenting his cadetship (1920-1924). Includes photographs of buildings, people, and the ROTC Cavalry unit, dance programs, sports souvenirs, other memorabilia.